San Diego Farmers Markets Ongoing
San Diego Food Trucks Ongoing
Labor Day Stickball Tournament in Little Italy Sept. 1-3
The Labor Day Stickball Tournament is your chance to relive your childhood and pay homage to this East Coast pastime. It’s your chance to indulge in some summertime nostalgia by cheering for 8-12 teams on India St. (between W. Ash St. to W. A St.) and
Columbia St. (between W. Beech St. to W. Cedar St.).
Big SoCal Euro 2018 Sept. 2
One of the biggest European car shows on the west coast is taking place at SDCCU Stadium (formerly Qualcomm) from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. The event will feature more than 3,000 European cars, raffles, drag racing, auto vendors, and much more. Bring
your family and friends and don’t forget to use the official event hashtag #BIGSCE on social media! General admission is FREE!
Beach Polo Cup at Hotel Del Coronado Sept. 7-9
Hosted by Polo America, the 3rd Annual Beach Polo Cup is taking place on the private beach of the Hotel Del Coronado. This year, players from the United States, Argentina, Mexico and Switzerland will compete on Coronado’s breathtaking white sand
beaches. This posh weekend will also feature fashion shows, jewelry boutiques, designer clothing, and yachts. Reserve your tickets today!
5th Annual Carlsbad Brewfest Sept. 8
More than 34 local breweries and cider houses will be featured at this year’s Brewfest! Enjoy a day of local tastings, food pairings, and entertainment with your closest friends. Tickets are $20-$55.
San Diego Blues Festival Sept. 8
Hosted by the Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank, the San Diego Blues Festival will feature nine acts on two stages. The event will feature music, food trucks, arts and crafts stations, and vendors. Children under 12 are free with paid adult admission.
The Food Bank asks all attendees to bring at least two canned food items to donate. All proceeds will benefit the North County Food Bank Chapter. For more information please visit, https://www.sdbluesfest.com/
Burgers and Beers Sept. 8
Sample burgers from 20 of San Diego’s best restaurants and vote for your favorite! Wash down your burgers with an ice cold craft beer from more than 40 local breweries!
Cardiff Greek Festival 2018 Sept. 8-9
Greek food, pastries, Greek folk dance performances, church tours, musical performances, kids games, market/deli, and more. Dance to live Greek music. Parking is FREE! http://www.cardiffgreekfestival.com
South Bay Pride Art & Music Festival Sept. 8
The annual celebration of South Bay’s LGBTQ pride features music, dancing, food, vendors, and exhibitors. http://southbaypride.org
Taste of Downtown Sept.13
The 26th Annual Taste of Downtown Festival is expected to be the largest yet! Spanning from East Village, Gas Lamp, and City Center, the Taste will feature mouthwatering treats from 40 different restaurants. The cost to attend is $35-$40.
San Diego Bayfair Sept. 14-16
This 40-year-old family tradition is back at Mission Bay! This 2.5 mile powerboat race is an exciting event for all ages. More information can be found on the event website:
KABOO Del Mar Festival Sept. 14-16
The KABOO Del Mar Festival is not your average music festival. This event is jam-packed with music from more than 40 artists from different genres, comedy acts, art, and much more. Single day passes, three-day passes, and hotel packages are available
on the event website. https://www.kaaboodelmar.com/
Julian Music Festival Sept. 15
The Annual Julian Music Festival originally began as a banjo and fiddle competition. In its 49th year, the Festival will include bluegrass, Americana, and contemporary jazz acts. Attendees are welcome to bring a lawn chair and tickets are available both
online and at the door. https://julianmusicfestival.com/
Miramar Airshow Sept. 28-30
The Marine Corps Air Station Miramar is honoring 100 years of women in the U.S. Marine Corps at this year’s airshow. Known as the biggest airshow in the country, the show will feature exhibits, food, beer, and dazzling performances by current military pilots and the world-famous Blue Angels! http://www.miramarairshow.com/
Art & Craft Show Old Town Sept. 30- Oct. 1
Enjoy art displays featured by 75 local, regional, and international
artists at the Art & Craft Show in Old Town. The show will also
feature international food, tequila tastings, craft beer and a wine
San Diego Restaurant Week Sept. 23- Sept. 30
For one week only, over 180 restaurants will offer three-course prix-fixed dinner menus for $20, $30, $40, or $50 per person and/or two-course prix-fixed lunch menus for $10, $15, or $20 per person. The restaurants span across the county from the South Bay to East County and to the borders of Oceanside and Fallbrook to the North and touch on all cuisine types and cravings. http://www.sandiegorestaurantweek.com/
Adams Avenue Street Fair Sept. 29 – Sept. 30
This FREE music festival will feature 90 different musical acts in the Normal Heights neighborhood. This is an event for all ages that includes carnival rides, beer gardens, food, and games. It is FREE to attend with craft beer tasting costing $20.
Encinitas Oktoberfest Sept. 30
The 23rd Annual Encinitas Oktoberfest will feature authentic German music , food and dancers, as well as, carnival rides and 200 street vendors! Parking is FREE with FREE SHUTTLE service! http://encinitasoktoberfest.com/